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William Henry EBERT

Regimental number5340
Place of birthToowoomba Queensland
SchoolLangeville State School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Ebert, Raninscourt Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date12 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 3 June 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 62), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Anna Johanna EBERT, Ravenscourt Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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